Admission requirements to the Collaborative Ph.D. with a Specialization in Political Economy are:

  • Registration in the Ph.D. program of one of the participating units;
  • Registration in, or successful completion of, at least one course or comprehensive field with political economy content. This will normally be a course offered by the student’s home unit but could also be selected from appropriate courses in other units. See Selection of Courses in the Graduate Calendar entry for Political Economy for a list of acceptable courses;
  • Selection of a thesis topic with political economy content. The Program Committee will determine, in consultation with the supervisor, if the political economy content of the thesis meets the requirements of the Collaborative Program.